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Ojebway Language:

A Manual for missionaries
and others employed among the Ojebway Indians
by Edward F. Wilson, 1874

 

List of Endings.

ad, v. n. 2, part.
ag, 2nd pers. pl. part.
aud,3rd pers. sing. part.
aug,he-me, thee; v. t. 2.
ahboo, liquid.
ahgo, v. t. 2 passive.
andahgooze,thought to be; v. n. 3.
andahgwud, thought to be; v. i. 10.
aushe, wind, sailing; v. n. 3.
ahsin,wind, blowing; v. i. 5.
ahnemud, wind.
ahbik,metal, stone, glass.
ahtig, tree, wood, wooden.
auk,wood, wooden thing.
ahbekud,made of metal, &c.; v. i. 7.
ahkwud, made of wood; v. i. 7.
agud,stuff, cloth; v. i. 7.
ashkah, affected thus; v. n. 1.
ahgoon,v. t. 2, in. obj. or passive.
agoon, period. subj., 2nd pers. pl.
aung, dative, or 1st pers. pl. part.
aungin, period. subj., lst pers. pl.
aunin, unin,per. subj. lst, 2nd per. sing.
bun, buneeg, buneen, bun tense
bunaninj, handful, with num.
bedoonun, tie together, with num.
benah,catch fish, with num.
benaug, tie together (an), with num.
besahrain.
boonekun, both handsful, with num.
bug, bugah, foliage.
buttoo, running.
begud,string, &c.
beëga, beëgun, writing.
demin, dim, dewug, mod. B. ind.
deyaun, dejig, dewaud, mod. B. part.
dung,v. n. 5, and v. t. 7 part.
dahgooz, dahgwud, v. i. 10.
deba, hair, head; v. i. 2.
daa, heart; v. n. 2.
da, dawesemin, family; v. n. 3.
doon, mouth; v. n. 6.
dangwa, face.
dewin, mutual action; n. i.
damo,weeping.
doog, doganug,dubitative.
dah, let us-; imperative.
ebe, drunk.
eba,hair.
ege, egin, increasing.
eegud,cotton, linen, &c.
emaun,I, thou, - his; v. t.
egoon, v. t. in. obj. (it,- me, &c.)
edoog,voc. pl.
ene, third 3rd pers.
enene, male, man.
enenuhgoog,I - you; v. t. part.
gooze, gwud,v. i. 10.
gwush,sleepy.
goomo,canoing.
gummig, house, shop.
gummigesemin,live in a house.
goon, goonuhgud, days.
goonuhgeze,days old.
goonuhgah,snow.
goonand,days absent.
guhnahmah, beating.
gummegoong, in a house, shop.
gummee,water.
gwane, face; v. n. 3.
gooda, hanging; v. 1. 2.
gedauso,anger; v. n. 4.
gahbuhwe standing; v. n. 3.
gunzh, hoof, claw.
gaum, lake, river, &c.
gawin,obj. given.
goowin,obj. received.
gahwunzh,tree.
gwan,dubitative, part.
gobunan, dubitative, bun t.
id, he - me, part.
ish, contempt.
ik,he - me, thee.
ing,dative, v. n. 6 part.
indeba,head, hair.
ind, v. t. passive part.
ingwum,sleep.
im,emphatic possession.
jegauso, v. n. 4 (he is -).
jegahda,v. i; 2 (it is -).
jewun, rapids in a river.
jin, period. subj., 3rd pers. sing.
ka, he makes; v. a. 2.
kad,maker of; v. n. 2, part.
kawin, making; n. i.
kawenene, male maker.
kawequa,female maker.
kawegummig, manufactory.
kauso,pretending; v. n. 4.
kah, kaug, plenty of; v. i 1.
kahda,there is made; v. i. 2.
keeziswohgeze,month old; v. n. 3.
kuhmin, so many in a canoe; v. n. 5.
koona,flame.
keezhwa,speaking.
kummig, kummegah, ground.
kan, kagoon,don't; neg. imp.
kun, if you will; imperative.
mag, fish.
menug, globular objects.
muhgud, v. i. 8 (it is -).
mo,road, track.
ne,third 3rd pers.
nid, second 3rd pers., subj.
nejin,second 3rd pers., part.
na, sick, die in such a place.
nayaub, string.
ns, nsug, nsun,diminutive.
nug, canoes, boats, &c,
nik, fathoms.
ninj, hand, finger, inches.
ninje,the hand; v. n. 3.
nika, the arm; v. n. 2.
nezhegun,piece of meat, &c.
nahgooze,he appears so; v. n. 3.
nahgwud, it appears so; v. i. 7.
naun, nahnig, nahnin, our.
od, ood, v. n. 4, v. t. 8, part.
oosh,contempt.
oong, dative.
og, oog, v. i. 4 part., v. n. 5, 6, ind.
oosa, walking; v. n. 2.
oono, canoing; v. n. 4.
oom,emphatic possession.
oons, oonaug, diminutive.
po,snow.
pun, puneeg, bun tense, part
poojegun,machine, instrument
poojega, grinding, ploughing, &c.
peboonuhgeze,years old.
qua,female.
quo,head; v. n. 2.
quum, quuhum,forest; v. n. 5.
sug,barrel or box full.
singneg. part. v. n.; one does not.
shke, shkid,bad habit; mod. a.
shkewin,bad habit; n. i.
shk,breadths of stuff.
shkin,bags full.
she,mod. b., v. t. 4. imp.
shin,lying or falling; v. n. 6
sheshin,thou-me; imperative.
sheshenaum,thou- us; imperative.
shenenim,lie together.
shemug,lay together.
sig, segoog,neg. part.
sigwah,neg. pl. subj.
sewaunbaun,neg. part., bun, 1st p.
segobun,neg. part., bun, 3rd p.
sid,foot, feet (measure).
seda,the foot; v. n. 2.
sa,flying, walking; v. n. 2.
setoonun,lay together in.
tegwayah,a river.
tunwaun, taun, tum,sound, hearing.
tahgooze, tahgwud,speaking, sound.
tuhwuhgah,the ear; v. n. 1.
umuhwaun,mod. C.
nhwaun,mod. C, or par. 2.
uhaun,mod. D.
uhquah,forest.
ushkah,waves, surf.
uhbe,sitting; v. n. 3.
ung, ungig,v. n. 5, v. t. 7, part.
we, wid,he is -; v. n. 3.
wun, wung,it is -; v. i. 6.
wish,contempt; n.
wahbo,liquid; n.
wujje, cold, freezing; v. n. 3.
wahbik,metal, stone, &c.; n.
wahbegenun,put strings, &c, together.
wuhyahgezemin,sorts, kinds; an.
wuhyuhgud, sorts, kinds; inan.
wauk,hundred; n.
waukwudoon,hundred; v. i. 7.
wahtig,wooden.
wag,cloth, paper.
wawaun. pair, yoke.
wauzh,den, bag.
wedum,speaking.
wegummig,house, shop, shed.
wahdeze,live, like,
wenaun,lead, carry.
waun,your, their.
waunan, wunan,dubit. part.
wauna, pack, load.
waud,3rd per. pl. subj.
waug, your.
wahzha, the human skin.
yaung, yung, yag,pres. part. pl.
yaungedebun,bun tense, part.
yungobun,bun tense, part.
yagobun,bun tense, part.
yaunbaun,bun tense, part.
yunbun,bun tense, part.
yook, 2nd pers. pl. imperative.
yauso, heat.
zh,thou - him; v. t. 3, imp.
zheshin,thou - me; v. t. 3, imp.
zheshenaum,thou - us; v. t. 3, imp.
zeda, the foot; v. n. 2.

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